Yes, what you say is true, there’s no point depending on the algorithm.
The thing with external blogs is, you can have some reliable traffic there, especially if you have an email list and are ranked by Google (unless Google changes it’s algortihm, of course).
I understand Vico, I am also surprised when my new post gets low views, even though the one published right before it was a hit. It’s like the algorithm is totally undependable, and having success with a few of your posts is never a guarantee that others will get the same attention.
Well, I definitely aim to stay digital in case of scheduling apps. The only reason I even made a hand made calendar (for bullet journal), was because I don’t really have many events scheduled at any given time.
Also, I will stay digital for detailed project management. Because with a traditional planner, I am always at a…